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Dieters Move Past Calories, Food Makers Follow

Obsessing over calories alone has left dieters with an empty feeling.

04/10/2014

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Science Behind The Perfect Breakfast

Is there such a thing as the perfect breakfast? Yes, according to experts. And no, you won’t find it at a drive-thru window.

04/08/2014

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Study: Married Couples Have Healthier Hearts

A study finds that married people are less likely than singles, divorced or widowed folks to suffer any type of heart problem.

03/28/2014

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Study: Nearly 50 Percent Of Americans Believe In Medical Conspiracies

Most common belief is that drug companies are pressuring the FDA to hide information about natural cures for cancer and other diseases.

03/19/2014

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Marylanders Have the Healthiest Brains in the U.S., Study Finds

A state-by-state measure of U.S. brain health has found that Marylanders have the most nourished noggins in the nation.

03/13/2014

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Researchers Develop Blood Test That ‘Can Predict With 90 Percent Accuracy’ If Person Will Develop Alzheimer’s

Researchers from Georgetown University say they have developed a blood test that can predict if a healthy person will develop Alzheimer’s disease or mild dementia.

03/10/2014

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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

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Health Enterprise Zone to Open in Prince George’s

The first of five patient-centered medical homes as part of a health enterprise zone is opening in Prince George’s County.

03/06/2014

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Tooth In Child’s Brain Sheds New Light On Tumor Formation

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Doctors say a recent medical case could help uncover new treatments to fight brain tumors. A 4-month-old Maryland child was at the heart of the case, reports LiveScience.com. Doctors became concerned […]

02/28/2014

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4 Lessons Potato Chip Makers Want Dietitians To Learn

Snack and soda makers that often are blamed for fueling the nation’s obesity rates also play a role in educating the dietitians who advise Americans on healthy eating.

02/27/2014

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